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Performance and Finance Scrutiny Sub-Committee

Purpose of committee

The Performance and Finance Sub-Committee has the following power and duties:

 

1.            To be the key driver of the scrutiny function’s work programme and the body responsible for monitoring the performance of the council and partners in relation to their stated priorities;

 

2.            To consider/monitor, on an exception basis, the financial and service performance of the organisation;

 

3.            To consider/monitor the performance of the council’s partners;

 

4.            To undertake specific investigation of identified ‘hot spots’ through Q&A, reports or challenge panels – subject to endorsement by the Overview and Scrutiny Committee;

 

5.            To refer ‘hot spots’ to the Overview and Scrutiny Committee for more detailed investigation where necessary;

 

6.            To consider such urgent items as are appropriate – ad hoc, Councillor Calls for Action, area scrutiny.

 

(This Scrutiny Sub-Committee was formed in July 2007.)

 

Information on how to submit a petition, deputation or public question is available on the council website.

 

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Manize Talukdar, Democratic Services Officer. Tel: 020 8424 1323 E-mail:  manize.talukdar@harrow.gov.uk